‘Son of God’ highlights life of Jesus

PREMIERe — The film was adapted from History Channel’s “The Bible” series. Screenshot

Burnett and Downey’s film premiered in theaters nationwide Friday, Feb. 28, making more than $5.2 million Mark Burnett and Roma Downey’s “Son of God” took center stage in a big way at the Thursday night opening, rolling out with a $1.2 million premiere and $4 million in presales. When the …

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Burnett speaks on ‘Bible’

INSPIRATION— Burnett and Downey speak to students. Photo credit: Courtney Russo

Burnett and Downey encourage students Mark Burnett and Roma Downey, producers of the TV miniseries “The Bible,” shared their experiences about bringing the name of Jesus back on the big screen during Convocation and in a meeting with cinematic arts students Monday, Jan. 20. “We are Hollywood’s noisiest Christians,” Burnett …

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Holy moly! ‘The Bible’ series turns heads

Holiness in hollywood? — The show has brought new interest in the Bible with 100 million viewers and has become the No. 1 miniseries of all time. Google images

The 10-part series aired on the History Channel and has brought many of the book’s well-known stories to life Walking through the hallways of DeMoss on my way to class, I recently overheard two students discussing an episode of History Channel’s “The Bible.” The conversation centered around a question one …

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